Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Ecotricity to support development of National Forest

Ecotricity to support development of National Forest

Green energy company Ecotricity is joining forces with the National Forest Company to support the development of England’s first large-scale forest to be created...
Olam to support net-positive approach to agriculture supply chain

Olam to support net-positive approach to agriculture supply chain

Agri-business giant, Olam International, has launched the Olam Living Landscapes Policy (OLLP) which supports a ‘Net-Positive’ approach to agricultural supply chains and landscape management. The...
Ban Ki-moon elected President and Chair of GGGI

Ban Ki-moon elected President and Chair of GGGI

The Council of the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) has elected Dr Ban Ki-moon, eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations, as President of the...
Calls to cut pollution and preserve Britain’s waters

Calls to cut pollution and preserve Britain’s waters

A new report from the Environment Agency has claimed there are “far too many serious pollution incidents” in Britain’s waterways. Environment Agency Chair, Emma Howard...
HS2 awarded first BREEAM Infrastructure certificate

HS2 awarded first BREEAM Infrastructure certificate

HS2 has become the UK’s first infrastructure project to be awarded a BREEAM Infrastructure (pilot) Scheme Certificate for its ambitious sustainability strategy on Phase...
Britain’s microbead ban comes into force

UK microbead ban comes into effect

The UK’s ban on the manufacture of cosmetic and personal care products that contain microbeads has today (9 January) come into effect. According to the...
UK GOV will face hearing over air pollution, says ClientEarth

UK GOV will face hearing over air pollution, says ClientEarth

A judge has ordered a High Court hearing in ClientEarth’s latest case against the UK Government over illegal and harmful levels of air pollution...

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Heatwave sparks wind drought, solar boost in Europe

Heatwave sparks wind drought, solar boost in Europe

Although the heatwave plaguing parts of Western Europe have contributed to a wind drought, it has seen an increase in solar plan performance. Accursing to...
Minesto completes initial commissioning trials of marine energy kite

Minesto completes initial commissioning trials of marine energy kite

Marine energy developer Minesto has completed the initial commissioning sea trials of Deep Green, its subsea kite technology, off the coast of Holyhead, North...
Energy storage breakthrough could charge EV in seconds

Energy storage breakthrough could charge EV in seconds

A new type of energy storage system could revolutionise energy storage and drop the charging time of electric cars from hours to seconds. In a...